U.S. Capitol Police

The US Senate side of the US Capitol is seen in Washington, DC, November 5, 2014. Republicans captured a majority in the US Senate on Tuesday. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Arrest Man With Unloaded Gun at House Building

U.S. Capitol Police arrested a Kansas man Monday morning when he tried to enter a House office building with an unloaded gun.

06/01/2015

The U.S. Capitol dome is visible through the sky lights in Emancipation Hall, part of the new Capitol Visitor Center. (Photo credit: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Capitol Visitor Center Reopened After Suspicious Substance Found

Police are investigating a suspicious substance at the Visitor Center inside the U.S. Capitol.

07/22/2014

The 114th Congress that convenes Tuesday will count more minorities and women than ever, although lawmakers remain overwhelmingly white and male in the Republican-controlled House and Senate. (credit: Stefan Zaklin/Getty Images)

Police: Congressional Staffer Brought Gun Into House Building

U.S. Capitol Police say a staff member for a Pennsylvania congressman has been arrested after carrying a handgun and magazine into the Cannon House Office building.

07/18/2014

As Republicans take hold of the U.S. Senate in Washington today, Americans aren’t expecting much change or positivity to come from Congress. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

No Charges To Be Filed Against Officers Involved in Capitol Car Chase, Shooting

No charges will be filed against the U.S. Secret Service members and Capitol Police officers involved in the D.C. car chase that ended in a woman’s death in October, the local U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Thursday.

07/10/2014

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Body Found in D.C. Park Near Capitol, Union Station

U.S. Capitol Police say they found the body of a man in a park near Union Station and the Capitol.

06/27/2014

Senate Majority Leader Senator Harry Reid, D-Nev., listens to a question during a press briefing on Capitol Hill on Dec. 13, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Capitol Police Look At Threats Against Reid

U.S. Capitol Police are looking into threatening statements made against Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.

04/28/2014

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D.C. Road Closures Planned for State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama will deliver his annual State of the Union address at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28 at the U.S. Capitol Building.

01/28/2014

Police cars sit parked at the entrance to the Washington Navy Yard on Sept. 17, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Capitol Police Union Criticizes Navy Yard Response

The union representing U.S. Capitol police officers is criticizing the agency’s management for its handling of the Washington Navy Yard shooting rampage.

11/13/2013

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Capitol Police Training on Toxic Chemical Response

Members of the U.S. Capitol Police are undergoing training this week on responding to hazardous chemicals, suspicious packages and threats of explosives.

08/21/2013

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Black Capitol Police Officers File Amended Lawsuit

Dozens of current and retired black officers with the U.S. Capitol Police have filed a new complaint against the agency.

07/12/2013

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